What to Do This Weekend: Catch a Flick at The LOT City Center

Maybe you’ve been to a movie theater that offers dinner service right at your seat, but how about one that also hosts brunch? Or a theater that has a full-service restaurant and sprawling patio just beyond your auditorium’s door? When THE LOT City Center opened last month, it brought this luxe movie-going experience to Bishop […]

Can You Beat the Clock at Zscape Games?

If you’re looking for something fun and different to do with your crew this weekend, Zscape Games offers two options (soon to be three). Its two escape rooms promise the opportunity to bond with your friends while you solve puzzles and crack riddles. “The Toy Box” and “Prison Break” showcase a pair of very different […]

Tee Off and Drink Up at Canyon Lakes Golf Course & Brewery

Most golf courses serve beer in their restaurants, but how many can say that beer was brewed only a stone’s throw away? Canyon Lakes Golf Course & Brewery can. True to its name, the local establishment hosts not only a full golf course, but also its own brewery that churns out craft beers on a […]

Sushi Foodie Is a New Spot for Japanese Food Near Fairway Village

Since Sushi Foodie debuted in August, its inventive sushi rolls have been tantalizing taste buds. Order a few for takeout, such as the popular Lion King. It’s stuffed with snow crab and avocado, and topped with baked salmon, furikake tobiko, scallions, and a spicy mix of Lion King sauce and eel sauce.  The Dragon roll […]

Don’t Skip the Dole Whip at Frozen Cafe

Frozen Cafe isn’t your average ice cream shop. Yes, it stocks the typical soft-serve and ice cream cones, but these are just the tip of the iceberg. Frozen Cafe also serves up ice cream wrapped inside of fresh crepes. It dishes out Dole Whips. It showcases shaved ice and smoothies. So, regardless of your tastes, you’ll […]

Oktoberfest Returns to Forest Home Farms Historic Park on Oct. 20

Just because San Ramon is thousands of miles away from Germany doesn’t mean its residents should have to miss out on the Oktoberfest celebrations. That’s why the San Ramon Historic Foundation hosts Oktoberfest at Forest Home Farms Historic Park every fall. This year, the Oktoberfest bash will be held on Saturday, October 20th from 11 […]

Calm the Mind, Strengthen the Body at Body & Brain Yoga

It would be easy to miss the small second-floor studio that is Body & Brain Yoga. It’s tucked away in an office park in San Ramon, perched above a dentist and a car-rental company. But the unexpected location does nothing to detract from the quality of the instruction at Body & Brain Yoga, led by […]

Plan Some Fall Fun at G&M Farms Corn Maze & Pumpkin Patch

There's a reason that G&M Farms Corn Maze & Pumpkin Patch have garnered attention from the likes of Diablo Magazine and the David Letterman Show. Its sprawling corn maze encompasses an impressive six acres, and the pumpkin patch boasts an impressive assortment of jack-o-lanterns in waiting. Round up a friend or two and head to […]

Cha Thai Is a New Spot for Thai Cuisine in San Ramon

Cha Thai only just opened its doors in San Ramon, but the authentic Thai food is already earning some rave reviews from patrons. The chef uses fresh, high-quality ingredients to craft the traditional dishes you'd expect to see on the menu, as well as some innovative entrees you may not recognize. In the former category, […]

Now Open in San Ramon: Lin’s Noodle & Skewers Bar

Lin's Noodles & Skewers Bar just made its debut in San Ramon last month, but it's already racking up the rave reviews from happy customers. The chef crafts contemporary renditions of Chinese barbecue and noodle dishes, including a long list of meat-laden skewers. Kick off your meal with a unique appetizer or two like the […]